Student Criteria

Students served at the Whitney Academy meet the following criteria:

    • Male


    • Ten to twenty-two years of age


    • High moderate to low average range of intelligence (IQ approx. 50-80)


    • Emotional disturbance/mental illness


    • Sexual behavior problems ranging from trauma reactive to sexually abusive



Presenting problems may include, but are not limited to:

    • Sexualized Behavior Problems


    • Aggressive Behaviors


    • Post Trauma Symptoms of Abuse


    • Mild Gross Motor Deficits


    • Mood Disorders


    • Language Disorders


    • Anxiety Disorders


    • Thought Disorders


    • Attention Deficits


    • Hyperactivity


    • Fine Motor Deficits
    • Auditory Processing Deficits